EVERYONE without exception seeks happiness and peace. One person may pursue “treasures of the storehouse”, while another pursues “treasures of the body” such as status and wealth. But true happiness lies in accumulating “treasures of the heart”. And the substance of the treasures of the heart is a great state of life totally dedicated to faith.
For Today and Tomorrow
THE times are changing ever more rapidly with each passing year. Darkness and confusion grow ever deeper. For that very reason, I hope you will all triumph with strong faith and resolute action. In accord with the Buddhist principle of “consistency from beginning to end”, your victory will determine the victory for all future generations. This is the formula for winning in Buddhism. Now is the time for you to solidly secure the cause the victory in your own lives.
Peace, Love & Happiness
Gold can be neither burned by fire nor corroded or swept away by water, but iron is vulnerable to both. A worthy person is like gold, a fool like iron. You are like pure gold because you embrace the “gold” of the Lotus Sutra.
(The Heritage of the Ultimate Law of Life. WND pg 217)